Best First Date Ideas in North West South Africa

rustenburg Rustenburg, like many places in South Africa, is well known for being very close to major nature reserves. It was also the home base of the English national football team during the 2010 Soccer World Cup. Although it’s a relatively small city, with under 1 million people residing there, it’s got lots to do for those who are willing to step out of their comfort zone a little bit.

Best First Date Idea In Rustenburg

Rustenburg - sun City Sun City is a tourist goldmine and although dates are usually best when the hustle and bustle of other people is avoided, Sun City has something for everyone. From a Casino, to an artificial beach, Sun City is the ideal place for a first date that has a bit of everything. Whether you want to lazy around on the deck chairs and top off your afternoon at one of the many restaurants or whether you’re simply looking for some good food – Sun City is a great choice. Picture source

Best Romantic Date Idea In Rustenburg

Warwick Hotels offers a range of options for those looking to get romantic the African way. Located at the Warwick Kedar Country Hotel, The Boma restaurant offers a truly African experience. The outdoor restaurant specialises in traditional braais (BBQs as they are known all over the world). The Armooury restaurant and the Metswedi Bar (which translates to drinking giraffe) are two other options. You won’t quite the staring into your partner’s eyes over candlelight experience, but if a bit of African romance is what you’re after, you can’t go wrong.

Dating Sites In Rustenburg

Rusteburg - skydiving For the really adventurous out there, Skydiving in Rustenburg is the way to go. It’s a rather pricey affair which will set you back R1750 per person, but if an Adrenaline rush on a date is what you’re looking for, why not give it a try? You do have to book in advance, so make sure you try and plan your date when the forecast looks good. Obviously the jump is all dependent on the weather, so it will take a little bit of extra thinking and tweaking to get this one right. Picture source 

Best Casual/Day Date Idea In Rustenburg

Rustenburg - Magaliesberg Canopy Tour The visit for day or casual dates are endless in Rustenburg. From a visit to the Nature Reserve, a visit to SunCity or – for the brave at heart – the Magaliesberg Canopy Tour. The nature reserve offers a self-drive route which comes with a number of picnic spots and it costs just R30 per Adult to enter. You can even camp for the night, if you want with prices starting at R40. There are also hiking routs and cottages available if you want to make a little bit more than a day date out of your experience. The Canopy Tour, meanwhile takes you through the second oldest mountain range in the world. It costs R450 per person and you get strapped into a zip line and whizz through the mountains. It’s great fun and a great rush, all while surrounded by the beautiful natural landscapes South Africa has on offer. Picture source